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BLUISH COLOR ON LIPS AND FACE
It is discoloration of skin due to lack of oxygen in the blood. It could also indicates an abnormal form of haemoglobin like in sickle cell anaemia. It can also be due to cold, constriction, or some other reason. If the lips remain blue, then there may be an underlying disease or structural abnormality.
HOW IS BLUISH COLOR ON LIPS AND FACE DIAGNOSED?
General physicians may conduct a complete physical examination and also evaluate other symptoms. If they suspect that a lung or a heart problem is causing the blue lips and face, they may order for a ECG or a CT scan or a MRI to confirm diagnosis
HOW IS BLUISH COLOR ON LIPS AND FACE TREATED?
Treatment focuses on the underlying disease instead of the symptom alone. Some of the ways are:
• Warming of the affected areas
• If the problem is due to congenital heart defects, often surgery is recommended
• Antibiotics to prevent infections
• Immunisations for children
DID YOU KNOW?
It is commonly seen in infants with a heart defect called a congenital heart disease.